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#b3b9e4 Hex Color Code

#b3b9e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b3b9e4 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b3b9e4 is comprised of 70.2% red, 72.55% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #b3b9e4 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 48% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.22 nm.

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#b3b9e4 linear gradient to complementary #d9d8be

  1. #b3b9e4
  2. #babede
  3. #c1c3d8
  4. #c8c8d1
  5. #cececb
  6. #d3d3c5
  7. #d9d8be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f95bf
  2. #9ba1cb
  3. #a7add7
  4. #b3b9e4
  5. #bfc5f1
  6. #ccd1fd
  7. #d8deff

Tones

  1. #b3b9e4
  2. #b8bce0
  3. #bcbfdc
  4. #c0c2d8
  5. #c4c6d4
  6. #c8c9d0
  7. #cccccc

Tints and Shades

#b3b9e4 to white

  1. #b3b9e4
  2. #c0c4e9
  3. #cdd0ed
  4. #d9dbf2
  5. #e6e7f6
  6. #f2f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#b3b9e4 to black

  1. #b3b9e4
  2. #9397ba
  3. #747792
  4. #56586b
  5. #3a3b47
  6. #202126
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  13. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  16. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  18. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#b3b9e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b3b9e4 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b3b9e4">…</p>

#b3b9e4 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #b3b9e4">…</p>

#b3b9e4 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b3b9e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11778532
Binary
10110011, 10111001, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#b3b9e4
LRV
≈ 49.9%
Closest short hex
#abe ΔE = 2.777
RGB
rgb(179, 185, 228)
RGBA
rgba(179, 185, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.312, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.723%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4998684 / 0xffb3b9e4
HSL
hsl(233, 48%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 48%%, 80%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.653), saturation: 21% (0.215), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 232.653, saturation: 21.491%, perceived brightness: 73.988%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.191, S: 58.736, L: 75.997
Cubehelix
H: -129.273, S: 0.416, L: 0.737
TSL
T: -2.648, S: 0.050, L: 0.738
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.215), magenta: 19% (0.189), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 49.939, Y: 49.882, Z: 80.381
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.277, Y: 49.882
CIELab
L: 75.997, a: 6.926, b: -22.141
CIELuv
L: 75.997, u: -5.570, v: -35.941
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.997, C: 23.199, H: 287.371
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.997, C: 36.370, H: 261.191
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.627, a: 2.617, b: -18.039
CIECAM02
J: 68.242, C: 27.846, h: 270.114, Q: 162.756, M: 24.351, s: 38.680, H: 316.488
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -3.932, green: 0.033
LMS
L: 44.971, M: 50.028, S: 79.875
YCbCr
Y: 177.587, Cb: 147.765, Cr: 122.313
YCgCo
Y: 194.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 188.108, Db: 60.019, Dr: 17.329
YPbPr
Y: 186.818, Pb: 22.190, Pr: -4.978
xvYCC
Y: 176.444, Cb: 147.492, Cr: 123.627
YIQ
Y: 188.108, I: -17.389, Q: 12.110
YUV
Y: 188.108, U: 19.633, V: -7.990
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.808
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.876

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